WASHINGTON News: District Man, Orlando Bell Sentenced to 130 Months in Prison for Role in Drug Trafficking Organization

Defendant Caught With Crack Cocaine and Firearm WASHINGTON (STL.News)– Orlando Bell, 37, of Washington, D.C., was…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Danzell Johnson Sentenced to 16 Years in Prison for Armed Robberies in Southeast Washington

Defendant and Accomplice Carjacked One of the Victims WASHINGTON (STL.News) – Danzell Johnson, 21, of Washington,…

WASHINGTON News: Former HUD Employee, Kevin Jones Pleads Guilty to Accepting Bribes from Government Contractor

Admits Taking Gifts in Return for Preferential Treatment on Contracts WASHINGTON – Kevin Jones, 48, a…

WASHINGTON News: California Couple Sentenced to Prison Terms on Federal Child Exploitation Charges

WASHINGTON – Jorge Castillo, 37, and his girlfriend, Katherine Briones, 43, both of Inglewood, Calif., were…

Washington News: Spokane Valley Woman, Michelle Susan Ferrell Pleads Guilty to Stealing Over $88,000 from Greater Spokane County Meals On Wheels

Spokane, Wn. – Today, Joseph H. Harrington, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced…

WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, Kevin Hammond Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Committing Armed Carjacking in Morning Rush Hour

Defendant Pistol-Whipped Victim, Led Police on a Chase Ending at Construction Site WASHINGTON – Kevin Hammond,…

WASHINGTON News: Manuel D. Reynoso, Convicted Felon Found Guilty of Federal Firearm Charge

WASHINGTON – Manuel D. Reynoso, 36, of Glen Burnie, Md., was found guilty today following a…

WASHINGTON News: Monica Elfriede Witt, Former U.S. Counterintelligence Agent Charged With Espionage on Behalf of Iran; Four Iranians Charged With a Cyber Campaign Targeting Her Former Colleagues

Indictment Unsealed as U.S. Treasury Department Announces Economic Sanctions WASHINGTON – Monica Elfriede Witt, 39, a…

WASHINGTON News: Three Individuals Sentenced to Prison for Their Roles in Bribery Schemes Involving VA Program for Disabled Military Veterans

WASHINGTON – Two owners and an employee of for-profit, non-accredited schools were sentenced during the last…

Washington News: Richland Man, Zayne Kent Barbre Sentenced to 28 Years in Federal Prison for Producing and Distributing Child Pornography

Spokane, Washington – Joseph H. Harrington, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced…

WASHINGTON News: United States Files Suit Against Lockheed Martin, Mission Support Alliance, and Lockheed Executive Frank Armijo for Fraudulent Overcharging and Kickbacks

WASHINGTON – The United States has filed suit against Mission Support Alliance LLC (MSA), Lockheed Martin…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Keith Johnson Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison For Striking His Brother-In-Law in the Head with a Lug Wrench

Victim Was Hit So Hard That the Lug Wrench Broke In Two Pieces WASHINGTON – Keith…

WASHINGTON News: New Jersey Residential Loan Company Agrees To Settle Claim It Unlawfully Foreclosed Upon Servicemembers’ Homes Without Obtaining Required Court Orders

WASHINGTON –The Justice Department today announced that PHH Mortgage Corporation (PHH) has agreed to pay $750,000…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Ronnie Bryant Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison for Thefts at Hotels and Office Building

Defendant Dresses Professionally, Sneaks Around in Search for Items WASHINGTON – Ronnie Bryant, 54, of Washington,…

Washington News: Brian T. Moran Sworn in as U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Washington

Washington – U.S. Attorney Brian T. Moran became the chief federal law enforcement officer in the…

Washington News: U.S. Attorney Annette L. Hayes to Step Down

Served as Chief Federal Law Enforcement Officer in Western Washington Washington – U.S. Attorney Annette L.…

Washington News: Tacoma Man, TRAVIS PHILLIPS Sentenced to Four Years in Prison for Dealing Drugs on the Dark Web

Defendant Possessed MDMA, LSD and Firearms as part of his Drug Dealing Scheme Tacoma, Washington –…

WASHINGTON News: Five Members of Mexican Sex Trafficking Organization Sentenced to Prison

Traffickers Forced Young Women and Girls from Mexico and Central America into Prostitution in the U.S.…

WASHINGTON News: Mikhail N. Panin, United States Files Complaint Seeking Forfeiture of Oil Painting Recovered by the FBI More Than 75 Years After Its Theft During the Second World War

Government Seeks to Return Painting to Ukrainian Government, Which Rightfully Owned It WASHINGTON – The United…

Washington News: Spokane, Gabriel Trinidad Lopez, Member of the Mongols Outlaw Motorcycle Gang Sentenced to 30 Months in Federal Prison for Unlawful Possession of a Firearm

Spokane, Wn.. – Joseph H. Harrington, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, announced…

WASHINGTON News: Former Blackwater Employee, Nicholas Slatten Found Guilty of Murder in Fatal 2007 Shooting at Nisur Square in Iraq

Jury Finds Nicholas Slatten Guilty of Killing Aspiring Doctor WASHINGTON – Nicholas Slatten, 35, a former…

WASHINGTON | Obama health law sign-ups beat forecast despite headwinds

WASHINGTON — The government says sign-ups for Affordable Care Act coverage next year are better than…

Washington News: SEATTLE, City of Seattle Files Audit of Crisis Intervention Efforts that Demonstrate Sustained Compliance with Consent Decree

Independent Analysis by Department of Justice and Federal Monitor Validates Conclusion SEATTLE, Wn. – On Monday,…

Washington News: Former Costco Employee, ROBIN G. CLINE Sentenced to Prison for Embezzling Nearly $290,000 by Making False Entries in Customer Accounts

Accounts Receivables Clerk Entered Phony Purchases and Returns and Funneled the Cash into her Bank Accounts…

WASHINGTON | Shutdown talk recedes after White House eases wall threat

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump and leaders in Congress appeared to be pulling back Tuesday from…

WASHINGTON News: Thirty-Six Defendants Guilty For Their Roles In International Thai Sex Trafficking Organization

WASHINGTON – Five defendants were convicted yesterday by a federal jury for their roles in operating…

WASHINGTON News: Drug Trafficker, Dontae Robey Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison For Distributing Narcotics in Northwest Washington and Maryland

Guilty Plea Results in Fourth Drug Trafficking Conviction WASHINGTON – Dontae Robey, 36, of Landover, Md.,…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Deangelo Jenkins Pleads Guilty to Federal Firearms and Narcotics Charges

Two Guns and Cocaine Base Recovered in Searches of Defendant and Car He Was Driving WASHINGTON…

WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, Austin Peed Pleads Guilty to Participating in Firearms Trafficking Conspiracy

FBI Recovered Multiple Assault Rifles During Its Investigation WASHINGTON – Austin Peed, 36, of Avenue, Md.,…

WASHINGTON News: Maryland Woman, Aminata Bah Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Obstruct Investigation Into Homicide Committed by Boyfriend

Violence Took Place in July 2017 in Georgetown Area WASHINGTON – Aminata Bah, 24, of Bowie,…